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"Riding into the Past: The Austin O'keefe Show Brings Authentic Country Sound to the Present"

The Rockabilly Show

The Austin O'keefe Show is a one-of-a-kind country music experience that transports audiences back in time to the golden era of honky-tonk and rockabilly. Led by Austin T. O'keefe, a true country music aficionado and frontman, the show features a mix of classic hits by legendary artists such as Ernest Tubb, Hank Williams, Waylon Jennings, Charlie Walker, Loretta Lynn, and many more.

The band, known as the Nostalgia Cowboys, is made up of seasoned musicians who bring a wealth of talent and experience to the stage. Each member of the band is a master of their craft, and together they create a sound that is both authentic and electrifying. Their dedication to the traditional honky-tonk sound is evident in every performance, and their ability to bring new life to classic songs is truly impressive.

One of the things that sets The Austin O'keefe Show apart from other country music acts is the band's attention to detail when it comes to replicating the sound and feel of the original recordings. From the twang of the guitar to the rasp of the vocals, the band leaves no stone unturned in their quest to transport audiences back in time to the golden era of country music. They use vintage instruments and amplifiers to achieve that authentic sound that fans love.

But it's not just the band's musicianship that sets them apart. Austin T. O'keefe and his bandmates are known for their high-energy stage presence and their ability to connect with audiences. Whether they're playing a upbeat dance number or a heart-wrenching ballad, they always manage to capture the audience's attention and keep them on the edge of their seats. Their chemistry on stage is undeniable and it's clear that they're having a great time playing together.

Fans of The Austin O'keefe Show can expect to hear authentic renditions of classic country songs that stay true to the original recordings while also bringing a fresh, modern energy to the stage. The band also performs some of their own original songs, which are well received by the audience. The combination of classic hits and original songs make for a well-rounded and enjoyable show.

If you're looking for a truly authentic country music experience, then The Austin O'keefe Show is the perfect choice. With a mix of classic hits, a deep respect for the genre's history and a passion for music that shines through in every performance, this show is sure to be a hit with audiences of all ages. So why wait? Get ready to experience the best of classic country music live on stage! The Austin O'keefe Show is a must-see for any true country music fan, and it is a night you won't forget.


Rockabilly Set List

Here is a sneak peek of a sample set list for The Austin O'keefe Show:

  1. "Walking the Floor Over You" - Ernest Tubb

  2. "Your Cheatin' Heart" - Hank Williams

  3. "Good Hearted Woman" - Waylon Jennings

  4. "Pick Me Up On Your Way Down" - Charlie Walker

  5. "Mammas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Cowboys" - Waylon Jennings and Willie Nelson

  6. "Folsom Prison Blues" - Johnny Cash

  7. "Coal Miner's Daughter" - Loretta Lynn

  8. "A Boy Named Sue" - Johnny Cash

  9. There's a Little Bit of Everything In Texas

  10. Lord I'm With You - Austin T. O'keefe


As you can see, the setlist include some of the biggest country hits from legendary artist such as Johnny Cash, Ernest Tubb, Hank Williams, and Loretta Lynn, as well as some of their own original songs inspired by the genre. The band's performances are not only a trip down the memory lane but also a showcase of their talents in creating new music that keeps the classic country spirit alive.


Past Rockabilly Shows (Strathmore)




JUNE 2022





It was a warm summer evening in downtown Calgary and the streets were bustling with excitement as fans made their way to Mikey's on 12th Ave for The Austin O'keefe Show. The venue was packed with fans of all ages, eagerly anticipating the performance of the talented country musician and his band.

As the lights dimmed and the band took the stage, the crowd erupted in cheers. Austin and his bandmates, dressed in classic cowboy attire, launched into a set of classic country hits that had the crowd singing and clapping along. Austin's smooth and powerful voice filled the room, captivating the audience with his undeniable talent.

As the show progressed, the band brought out a special guest, Mae from the Shameful Hussies, who added a unique touch to the performance with her washboard playing. The crowd went wild as the band and Mae performed a rousing rendition of a classic country hit.

Throughout the night, the fans were on their feet, dancing and singing along to the music. The energy in the room was electric, and the band fed off of it, delivering an unforgettable performance.

As the show came to a close, the crowd cheered and applauded, calling for an encore. Austin and his band obliged, closing out the night with one final, unforgettable performance. As the fans filed out of the venue, their faces were filled with happiness, having just experienced a truly memorable night of great music and good times.

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